Bill Cosby Found Not Guilty: Judge Tosses Lawsuit Against America’s Dad
“Not Guilty”! A federal judge in Massachusetts struck down the suit against America’s Dad Bill Cosby.
Former Ambassador Andrew Young: We lost this election, the Russians didn’t take it
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Martin Luther King, Jr. I Have A Dream Speech - YouTube
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'Old Dixie Highway' renamed for Barack Obama crosses Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard
As a strike against its "racist" past, a city in Florida has renamed a stretch of Old Dixie Highway for Barack Obama.
Dr. King Is Assassinated - Apr 04, 1968
On this day in History, Dr. King is assassinated on Apr 04, 1968. Just after 6 p.m. on April 4, 1968, Martin Luther King Jr. is fatally shot while standing on the balcony outside his second-story room...
Bill Cosby must testify under oath in sexual abuse civil suit, court orders
A California judge has ordered Bill Cosby to give a sworn deposition in a civil suit that alleges he sexually abused a teenage girl more than 40 years ago.
35 Bill Cosby Accusers Tell Their Stories
One by one, they came forward, finding safety in their staggering number and a world that was finally ready to believe them.
New Bill Cosby Revelations Are 'Devastating'
A new report detailing Bill Cosby's deposition in a sexual assault case delivers another blow to the comedian's reputation. The New York Times posted a damaging story Saturday night citing Cosby's ful...
Bill Cosby’s Wife Says Accusers ‘Consented’ To Drugs And Sex
Bill Cosby’s wife knows her husband is a serial philanderer, but believes his scores of accusers consented to drugs and sex, two confidants of the couple say. “Camille still doesn’t believe that Bill ...
Bill Cosby Admits He Gave Woman Quaaludes Then Had Sex In Newly Released 2005 Court Papers
Ten years ago, Bill Cosby said he gave Quaaludes to a young woman he then had sex with and "other people" as well, according to court documents unsealed Monday by a Pennsylvania judge. "I meet Ms. [na...
The Woman Who Almost Killed Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.
It’s a forgotten story in which the Civil Rights movement narrowly escaped a crippling blow in 1958. It’s also the story of the woman who tried to be an assassin and failed and is now very old, free,...
Black History Month menu at university features fried chicken, collard greens
Menu at Ohio’s Wright State University showing image of Martin Luther King Jr prompts apologies from dining service and institution’s president
J. Edgar Hoover’s wretched attempt to destroy Martin Luther King in a letter
Beverly Gage is a Yale University professor who finds ways to tell us about our present by looking at the past. She is married to a friend of mine, Dan Perkins, who is better known as the cartoonist T...
Blanche Calloway
Blanche Calloway and her Joy Boys. Recorded 27th March 1931.
Magic Johnson- Greatest PG of All-Time - YouTube
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Bill Cosby Found Not Guilty: Judge Tosses Lawsuit Against America’s Dad
“Not Guilty”! A federal judge in Massachusetts struck down the suit against America’s Dad Bill Cosby.
Thomas W. Harvey
Thomas Watson Harvey (November 27, 1893 - June 27, 1978) was President-General of the Universal Negro Improvement Association and African Communities League (UNIA) from 1956 to 1978.
Harvey was bo...
Benjamin Hooks
Benjamin Lawson Hooks (January 31, 1925 – April 15, 2010) was an American civil rights leader. A Baptist minister and practicing attorney, he served as executive director of the National Association f...
Evelyn G. Lowery
Evelyn Gibson Lowery (February 16, 1925 – September 26, 2013) was an American civil rights activist and leader.
Lowery was born in Memphis, Tennessee on February 16, 1925, and was the daughter of ...
Wally Nelson
Wallace Floyd Nelson (27 March 1909 – 23 May 2002) was an American civil rights activist and war tax resister.Wally Nelson died at the age of 93 after more than a half-century of war tax resista...
Modjeska Monteith Simkins
Modjeska Monteith Simkins (December 5, 1899 – April 9, 1992) was an important leader of African-American public health reform, social reform and the Civil Rights Movement in South Carolina.
Modjes...
Irene Morgan
Irene Morgan (April 9, 1917 – August 10, 2007), later known as Irene Morgan Kirkaldy, was an African-American woman who was arrested in Middlesex County, Virginia, in 1944 for refusing to give up her ...
Vernon Dahmer
Vernon Ferdinand Dahmer, Sr. (March 10, 1908 – January 11, 1966) was an American civil rights leader and president of the Forrest County chapter of the NAACP in Hattiesburg, Mississippi.
Da...
T. R. M. Howard
Theodore Roosevelt Mason Howard, MD (March 4, 1908 – May 1, 1976) was an American civil rights leader, fraternal organization leader, entrepreneur and surgeon. He was one of the mentors to activists s...
Bill Cosby
William Henry "Bill" Cosby, Jr. (born July 12, 1937) is an American stand-up comedian, actor, author, and activist. Cosby's start in stand-up began at the hungry i in San Francisco which was followed ...
Edythe Scott Bagley
Edythe Scott Bagley (December 13, 1924 – June 11, 2011) was an American author, activist, and educator. The older sister of Coretta Scott King, she worked behind the scenes to promote ...